Side Effects

Drug information provided by: Micromedex

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

Incidence not known

  1. Anxiety
  2. blurred vision
  3. chills
  4. cold sweats
  5. coma
  6. confusion
  7. convulsions
  8. cool, pale skin
  9. cough
  10. decreased urine
  11. depression
  12. difficulty swallowing
  13. dizziness
  14. dry mouth
  15. fast heartbeat
  16. flushing or redness of the skin
  17. headache
  18. hives
  19. increased hunger
  20. increased thirst
  21. irregular heartbeat
  22. itching
  23. loss of appetite
  24. muscle pain or cramps
  25. nausea
  26. nightmares
  27. numbness or tingling in the hands, feet, or lips
  28. puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
  29. seizures
  30. shakiness
  31. shortness of breath
  32. skin rash
  33. slurred speech
  34. sweating
  35. swelling
  36. tightness in the chest
  37. unusual tiredness or weakness
  38. unusually warm skin
  39. wheezing

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

Incidence not known

  1. Bleeding, blistering, burning, coldness, discoloration of the skin, feeling of pressure, hives, infection, inflammation, itching, lumps, numbness, pain, rash, redness, scarring, soreness, stinging, swelling, tenderness, tingling, ulceration, or warmth at the injection site
  2. redistribution or accumulation of body fat

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.